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DRUMLINE Snare, Tenor, Bass Drum Technique Video (Click photo)!
NEWS: Announcing the Fall 2013 Drumline Staff and Marching Band Staff members
UCM is pleased to announce the following Athletic Bands positions for the upcoming season:
2013 INFORMATION: Drumline Pres-season Camp and Season Expectations
Drumline members must attend the Pre-season Drumline Camp listed below in order to perform with the 2013 Drumline, unless absence is pre-approved by Dr. Lubaroff
*Tentatively begins on Wednesday, August 14, 2013
Students in residence halls are allowed to move to campus on Wednesday, August 14, at no additional charge.
*The possibility of beginning one day earlier (August 13, 2013) is being investigated. Exact starting date should be available by the time of the Drumline Audition date.
Drumline battery members must meet for a mandatory 1-2 hour sectional each week, outside of the scheduled marching band time. A regularly scheduled rehearsal time will be determined according to coordinator/student availability.
Please check the Athletic Bands page this summer to download your 2013 Show Music (Date(s) of availability will be announced).
Drumline members that are receiving scholarships in music, and/or are music majors, must continue in Symphonic Band at the conclusion of the regular marching season. Please note the potential post-season NCAA Tournaments performance(s) and the policy in the Marching Mules Handbook.
2013 Drumline Staff:
Dr. Scott Lubaroff, Director of Bands
Gary Brattin, Director of Athletic Bands
Dr. Michael Sekelsky, Percussion Instructor
Mike McBain, Drumline Coordinator
Mat Thornton, Assistant Drumline Coordinator
Team Leaders - TBA
(PDF format for printing):
Go Mules (pdf) Go Mules (audio)
Drum Yell (pdf) Drum Yell (audio)
Bump N' Grind (pdf) Bump N' Grind (audio)
Sticks and Swing (pdf) Sticks and Swing (audio) [Originally from Iowa State University]
Warm Up Packet 2013
Full Packet w/technique detail
Double Beat 04 score (pdf) (audio)
Double Beat 9000 score (pdf) (audio)
Dream Team Funk (audio)
Street Beat 4 (audio)
Street Time 07
Street Beat 1 (audio) "Optional - will determine use in August"